My mother was raised in a wealthy household in Guyana. Somewhere in my files, there is a clipping from the Guyana Chronicle, a photo of a pretty girl in a… Read More
Penelope Codrington is a lawyer who was born in England to a Guyanese mother and Barbadian father who was in the British military. She lived in Germany and Barbados, until moving to Boston as a teenager. She began her legal career working for the international law firm, White & Case, in New York City and then Stockholm, where she advised American investors doing business in Eastern Europe. On her return to New York, she founded a minority owned law firm which represented start-up companies. She has served as a Senior Director for T-Mobile where she managed legal and compliance matters for the Engineering and Real Estate divisions. She is raising her three sons in Washington DC.